Dr. Joseph J Scherer MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Joseph Scherer is an ophthalmologist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Canonsburg General Hospital and St. Clair Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland FOM and has been in practice for 15 years. He is one of 5 doctors at Canonsburg General Hospital and one of 12 at St. Clair Memorial Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Ophthalmology, 2000 - 2003

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1999 - 2000

Memorial University of Newfoundland FOM
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Frequency of epithelial debridement during diabetic vitrectomy.
Friberg, T.R., Ohji, M., Scherer, J.J., Tano, Y.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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